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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 3.62/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 222   ABV: 7.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
We took freshly emptied Jim Beam Bourbon Casks and filled them with our Horsetooth Stout. The fullnes of the Stout creates a beautiful platform for the sweet peppery flavors of the Bourbon. Rich layers of flavor will roll across your tongue. Its hand drawn and 7.4% abv.

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bhensonb (15609) - Woodland, California, USA - OCT 9, 2010
Tap at the brewpub. Pours black with a creamy tan head. Light bourbon and oak aromas. Creamy, smooth texture. Subtle vanilla, bourbon and oak flavors. Great stuff.

3.3
djd07 (15341) - Houston, Texas, USA - OCT 8, 2016
On tap at the brewery. Pours a dark brown with small beige head that lasts. The aroma is wood, vanilla, bourbon. Medium body, wood, vanilla, chocolate, cream, light finish, good.

3.6
Ratman197 (15212) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - NOV 29, 2010
On tap at Coopersmiths poured a tranalucent dark brown with a lasting creamy brown head. Aromas of coffee, roasted malt, bitter chocolate, oak, light bourbon and light vanilla. Palate was medium bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of coffee, roasted malt, carmel, vanilla, milk chocolate, light oak and light bourbon with a smooth dry lingering roasty chocolate finish.

3.4
BeerandBlues2 (13697) - Escondido, California, USA - JUN 3, 2012
Tap. Pours clear black with a medium, creamy tan head, long retention with good lacing. Aroma is heavy bourbon, chocolate, toast and caramel malt, dark fruity esters. Flavor is subdued bourbon, medium caramel and chocolate malt with dark fruity esters and a dry finish. Medium to full body, medium carbonation.

3.9
kp (10881) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - OCT 21, 2007
Date: 10/14/2007
Mode: Draft
Source: Brewpub

black, fine beige head, streaks of drippy lace, rich chocolate aroma with sweet dark caramel and vanilla ending with a touch of bourbon, creamy body, dark chocolate flavor, vanilla character adds sweetness, bourbon kicks in to add extra sweetness, light oak adds the only bitterness

Aroma: 7/10; Appearance: 8/10; Flavor: 8/10; Palate: 8/10; Overall: 16/20
Rating: 3.9/5.0
Drinkability: 8/10
Score: **4

3.4
cubs (10693) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAY 7, 2011
On tap @ Coopersmiths. Black appearance with a frothy, dark brown head. Somewhat boozy, oaky, whiskey, roasty dark malty nose. Creamy, again somewhat boozy, whiskey, oak, light vanilla, roasty, slighty burnt dark malty flavor. Roasty, medium boozy, whiskey finish. Good but not great.

3.8
DJMonarch (9179) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUL 5, 2009
From the Jug at the GABF, Colorado Convention Center 11/10/2007 Whisky aroma. Small white head. Black strong in alcohol and smooth on the palate with a warming dry bitter whisky finish.

4.1
CaptainCougar (7133) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - DEC 16, 2007
On tap at the brewpub on 10/14/07: Pours an opaque black with a full-lacing froth of rich dark tan head. Sweet dark caramel, chocolate and bourbon nose is quite enticing. Body starts with good, rich viscosity for a sweet stout and low amounts of carbonation with a smooth, creamy dark chocolate and bourbon finish. Great balance and flavor with good drinkability.

2.9
ajnepple (6979) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAY 13, 2015
On tap at the brewery. Black appearance with a tan head. Aroma and flavor or oak, vanilla, light caramel/toffee and a touch of bourbon spice. Flat carbonation. Kinda meh overall.

3.7
badlizard (5533) - Berkeley, California, USA - MAY 8, 2011
Black with a thick fluffy tan head. Chocolate and light chocolate aroma. Tastes of chocolate and roasted grain with subtle sour bourbon notes and a hint of cherry and a thin palate.


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